Otago fullback Michael Collins has been to Hamilton and returned with the Ranfurly Shield once before - he would like to do it again.
Paul Dwyer chats with Otago coach Ben Herring ahead of the team's Ranfurly Shield clash against Waikato on Saturday. Otago stars return for challenge
Jeff Cheshire looks at where players from the Otago side that captured Ranfurly Shield in 2013 are now.
Otago dispatched Tasman 48-7 in Blenheim on Saturday to clinch a home semifinal in the Championship tier of the Farah Palmer Cup.
Otago went out on the prowl last night and came away with five competition points and a place in the post season.
Otago first five-eighth Josh Ioane says the side is slowly learning how to convert chances into points.
A life well travelled - Hoani Matenga has been through three passports, played for clubs in five different countries and still has time to play bass with New Zealand's hottest band.
Otago will have its captain on the wing and the return of one of its Super Rugby players when it takes on Bay of Plenty at Forsyth Barr Stadium tomorrow night.
The Otago Spirit snapped a two-game losing streak in the Farah Palmer Cup with a 65-0 drubbing of Taranaki in New Plymouth on Saturday.
The Otago Whalers’ representative campaign has come to a cruel end. Saturday’s 26-26 draw with the Northern Swords means the Whalers finished the season unbeaten.